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Model: Golf Cabriolet Clipper

1987-1993

Model Information

The Clipper replaced the GL trim level (base model) in the UK beginning in Spring 1987.   Because the 1988-1993 Clippers far outnumber the 1987s, it is presumed that the factory 1988+ body kit, in time, adopted the "Clipper kit" name.


Original MSRP

Model M-code(s)

Literature

1991: ≈£14,000


Brochure

Standard Equipment

Optional Equipment

Mechanical

  • 1987-1993: EX with carburetor
  • 4T 5-speed manual transmission
  • 1992-1993: 2H with Digifant fuel injection
  • AUG 5-speed manual transmission


Exterior

  • Vinyl convertible top
  • Power-assisted from 1991
  • Black mirror housings
  • Clipper decal on each rear quarter panel, in front of the tail lights
  • Rear fog lamp
  • Side-repeaters
  • 13" steel wheels (1987-1991); 14" steel wheels (1992-1993)


Interior & Electrical

  • Front sports seats with height adjust
  • Brown dash, kneebar, and center console with beige interiors;
  • Gray kneebar with gray interiors and beige kneebar with beige interiors from 1990 onward
  • Power front windows (1991+)
  • Stereo-cassette radio with 6 speakers (1992+)


  • 3-speed automatic transmission
  • TJA, TJD (EX)
  • TNA (2H)
  • Cruise control
  • Air conditioning
  • Power steering
  • 14" alloy wheels (1992-1993)
  • Metallic paint




Color Combinations & Codes ~ 1987

Front

Rear

Interior

Paint: Alpine White, L90E

Roof: Black

Paint: Alpine White, L90E

Roof: Black

Interior Code: KA / GA

Carpet: Black

Paint: Black, L041

Roof: Black

Paint: Black, L041

Roof: Black

Interior Code: KA / GA

Carpet: Black

Paint: Bronze Gray Metallic, LA8Y

Roof: Beige

Paint: Bronze Gray Metallic, LA8Y

Roof: Beige

Interior Code: KC / GC

Carpet: Beige

Paint: Flash Silver Metallic, LP7Y

Roof: Black

Paint: Flash Silver Metallic, LP7Y

Roof: Black

Interior Code: KB / GB

Carpet: Blue

Paint: Helios Blue Metallic, LA5Y

Roof: Gray

Paint: Helios Blue Metallic, LA5Y

Roof: Gray

Interior Code: ?

Carpet: ?

Paint: Tornado Red, LY3D

Roof: Black

Paint: Tornado Red, LY3D

Roof: Black

Interior Code: KA / GA

Carpet: Black

Color Combinations & Codes ~ 1988-1991

Front

Rear

Interior

Paint: Alpine White, L90E

Roof: Black

Paint: Alpine White, L90E

Roof: Black

Interior Code: JF

Carpet: Black

Paint: Black, L041

Roof: Black

Paint: Black, L041

Roof: Black

Interior Code: JF

Carpet: Black

Paint: Bronze Gray Metallic, LA8Y

Roof: Beige

1988-1990

Paint: Bronze Gray Metallic, LA8Y

Roof: Beige

1988-1990

Interior Code: JH

Carpet: Beige

Paint: Green Pearl, LC6V

Roof: Black

1991

Paint: Green Pearl, LC6V

Roof: Black

1991

Interior Code: JF

Carpet: Black

Paint: Helios Blue Metallic, LA5Y

Roof: Gray

1988-1990

Paint: Helios Blue Metallic, LA5Y

Roof: Gray

1988-1990

Interior Code: JG

Carpet: Gray

Paint: Inka Blue Metallic, LK5T

Roof: Gray

1991

Paint: Inka Blue Metallic, LK5T

Roof: Gray

1991

Interior Code: JG

Carpet: Gray

Paint: Paprika Red, LK3A

Roof: Black

Paint: Paprika Red, LK3A

Roof: Black

Interior Code: JG

Carpet: Gray

Paint: Sapphire Metallic, LY5V

Roof: Black

1988-1990

Paint: Sapphire Metallic, LY5V

Roof: Black

1988-1990

Interior Code: JG

Carpet: Gray

Color Combinations & Codes ~ 1992-1993

Front

Rear

Interior

Paint: Alpine White, L90E

Roof: Black

Paint: Alpine White, L90E

Roof: Black

Interior Code: CM

Carpet: Black

Paint: Black, L041

Roof: Black

Paint: Black, L041

Roof: Black

Interior Code: CM

Carpet: Black

Paint: Green Pearl, LC6V

Roof: Beige

Paint: Green Pearl, LC6V

Roof: Beige

Interior Code: CN

Carpet: Beige

Paint: Inka Blue Metallic, LK5T

Roof: Gray

Paint: Inka Blue Metallic, LK5T

Roof: Gray

Interior Code: CL

Carpet: Gray

Paint: Jasmine Yellow, LK1D

Roof: Black

1992

Paint: Jasmine Yellow, LK1D

Roof: Black

1992

Interior Code: CL

Carpet: Gray

Paint: Paprika Red, LK3A

Roof: Black

Paint: Paprika Red, LK3A

Roof: Black

Interior Code: CL

Carpet: Gray

Design Details (all years)

Upholstery

Original Wheels

Decal

         

         

         

               1987                     1988-1991              1992-1993

    

1987-1991             1992-1993